Metaphysical Bible Interpretation of Romans Chapter 16
Metaphysically Interpreting Romans 16:1-16
16:1I commend unto you Phoebe our sister, who is a servant of the church that is at Cenchreae: 16:2that ye receive her in the Lord, worthily of the saints, and that ye assist her in whatsoever matter she may have need of you: for she herself also hath been a helper of many, and of mine own self.
16:3Salute Prisca and Aquila my fellow-workers in Christ Jesus, 16:4who for my life laid down their own necks; unto whom not only I give thanks, but also all the churches of the Gentiles: 16:5and salute the church that is in their house. Salute Epaenetus my beloved, who is the first-fruits of Asia unto Christ. 16:6Salute Mary, who bestowed much labor on you. 16:7Salute Andronicus and Junias, my kinsmen, and my fellow-prisoners, who are of note among the apostles, who also have been in Christ before me. 16:8Salute Ampliatus my beloved in the Lord. 16:9Salute Urbanus our fellow-worker in Christ, and Stachys my beloved. 16:10Salute Apelles the approved in Christ. Salute them that are of the household of Aristobulus. 16:11Salute Herodion my kinsman. Salute them of the household of Narcissus, that are in the Lord. 16:12Salute Tryphaena and Tryphosa, who labor in the Lord. Salute Persis the beloved, who labored much in the Lord. 16:13Salute Rufus the chosen in the Lord, and his mother and mine. 16:14Salute Asyncritus, Phlegon, Hermes, Patrobas, Hermas, and the brethren that are with them. 16:15Salute Philologus and Julia, Nereus and his sister, and Olympas, and all the saints that are with them.16:16Salute one another with a holy kiss. All the churches of Christ salute you.
September 5, 1948: Romans 16:3-5
What is the metaphysical significance of the words “the church then is in their house”? They refer to an aggregation of healing, constructive thoughts that gather around the healing forces of nature, attracted by the truth that these forces serve.
Transcribed by Lloyd Kinder on 10-29-2013